“Thought for the Day” #890 – by Stephen R. Elville, J.D., LL.M.

January 24, 2017

In the Trump era, one thing we can be fairly certain of is that asset protection will continue to be one of the driving forces of estate planning.  In conventional planning, asset protection will likely proliferate as tax policy is changed and old tax-related  barriers are removed.  In elder law, asset preservation will also continue unabated, subject to the federal government’s possible shift of more control to the states and resulting state policy.